Indian Law Section

Each Spring, the Indian Law Section of the Idaho State Bar has participated in the UI College of Law Tri-State Tribal conference.  A newsletter is emailed to members keeping them current on the work of the Idaho Section, as well as practice area activities throughout the Northwest. The section meets at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) on the first Friday of the month via telephone conference call.

Council Members | Section Membership | Meetings & Events
Legal Resources | Disclaimer

Council Members

Chairperson

Helaman Scott Hancock
Coeur d'Alene Tribe Office of Legislative Affairs
PO Box 408
Plummer, ID 83851
Phone: (208) 686-0752
Fax: (208) 686-8813
hhancock@cdatribe-nsn.gov

Vice Chairperson

Dylan Reyher Hedden-Nicely
Howard Funke & Associates, PC
PO Box 969
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816-0969
Phone: (208) 667-5486
Fax: (208) 667-4695
dhedden@indian-law.org

Secretary/Treasurer

William Francis Bacon
1600 Arlington
Pocatello, ID  83204
Phone:  (208) 478-3822
Fax:  (208) 237-9736
bbacon@sbtribes.com

Past Chairperson

Brian Patrick McClatchey
McClatchey Law Firm, PLLC
7 S. Howard Street, Ste. 2014
Spokane, WA 99201
Phone: (509) 838-9025
brian@mcclatcheylaw.com

At Large Council Members

Prof. Angelique Eaglewoman
University of Idaho College of Law
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, ID 83844-2321
Phone: (208) 885-7634
eaglewoman@uidaho.edu

Natalie Camacho Mendoza
Camacho Mendoza Law
PO Box 190438
Boise, ID 83719
Phone: (208) 342-2960
Fax: (208) 629-0177
natalie@camachomendozalaw.com

Dennis S. Voorhees
Voorhees Law Firm
PO Box Z
Twin Falls, ID 83303-0090
Phone: (208) 736-6000
Fax: (208) 736-6001
voorhees@idahocounsel.com

 

Section Membership

If you are interested in joining the Indian Law Section, complete the Section Registration Form .PDF and return with payment of $25 to Dayna Ferrero at the Idaho State Bar, PO Box 895, Boise, Idaho 83701. Membership dues are as follows:

2014 Standard Membership Dues:  $25
Tribal Court Advocates: $10
Law Students:  $10

To view the section's by-laws, select: Indian Law Section By-Laws PDF File - Get Acrobat Reader

Meetings & Events

SECTION MEETINGS

The Indian Law Section meets at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) on the first Friday of the month via telephone conference call. Dates for upcoming meetings are listed below.

September 5, 2014
October 3, 2014
November 7, 2014
December 5, 2014
January 2, 2015
February 6, 2015
March 6, 2015
April 3, 2015
May 1, 2015
June 5, 2015
July 3, 2015
August 7, 2015

To participate in the next scheduled meeting, you may RSVP at least 24-hours in advance, via email to Dayna Ferrero. A meeting agenda and/or any additional materials (if available) will be provided to all participants via email prior to the meeting and posted online for reference. NOTE: Section meeting dates/location are subject to change.

EVENTS

Nothing at this time.

Legal Resources

2008 Caselaw Update .PDF

Disclaimer

The Indian Law Section of the Idaho State Bar presents information on this web site as a service to our members and others who provide legal services to or are interested in the field of Indian law.  Our goal is to provide information, education and networking in this complex and wide ranging area of the law. 

While we strive to be accurate and timely, and therefore hope to be a valuable resource to users of this site, nothing contained herein should be construed as legal advice and we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or the other sites to which we link.  The content of this site does not represent an endorsement of any particular service or entity linked to this page or the content contained therein.

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